February 7, 2011
Here is what’s going on in the Elk Grove Unified School District during the week of February 7-12:
February 9: Parents of students at Franklin High School are invited to attend Take Your Parent/Guardian to School Day. In addition to attending classes and eating lunch with their children, parents can attend workshops and participate in a raffle.
February 9: Florin High School will host a “Cash for College” Night from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. in their Commons area. This event is a free workshop for all EGUSD students and parents for help to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
February 9: Parents of students at Katherine L. Albiani Middle School are invited to attend the next session of Parent University from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. This month’s session features the English department. The presentation will include the following strategies: working in writing groups, T.A.G. feedback given by peers and cosmetic vs. content revision.
February 11: C.W Dillard Elementary School will host the second of three Sixth Grade Mixers from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for students currently attending Arnold Adreani, Edna Batey, Cosumnes River, C.W. Dillard, Pleasant Grove, Sierra Enterprise and Sunrise elementary schools. The purpose of the mixers is to allow sixth grade students of these schools to meet and mingle with their fellow future Katherine L. Albiani Middle School colleagues.
February 11: Pleasant Grove High School’s Soul Purpose Dance Company will present their spring showcase entitled “California” at 6:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre. The showcase will also feature a special performance by Pleasant Grove’s new Glee Club. Tickets are $5 at the door.February 12: The Cosumnes Oaks High School Jazz Band will hold a fundraiser dinner and concert from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the St. Katherine’s Tsakopolous Hall in Elk Grove. Tickets are $25 per person and all guests must be 21 years or older to attend. The event will include a prime rib dinner, raffle, auction, dancing and big band swing dance instruction. All proceeds raised from the event will benefit band programs at Cosumnes Oaks and Elizabeth Pinkerton Middle School.